The Carrboro Arts Committee is offering an award of up to $1,000 to assist emerging young artists in developing their talent through a summer apprenticeship. A total of three (3) apprenticeships are available.
To encourage and support emerging young artists who are residents of Carrboro by facilitating a summer apprenticeship with an Orange County artist or arts organization.
Apprenticeships are available to rising high school juniors and seniors, graduating seniors, as well as college students and those who have graduated from college within the past year.
Applicants must live in Carrboro. Applicants must have an interest in the Arts and have secured an apprenticeship with an Orange County artist or arts organization. The apprenticeship must be for at least 15 hours a week for at least 5 weeks. Students who may need assistance finding a local artist or arts organization may contact email@example.com
Apprenticeships may be remote or in-person. Approved COVID protocols that follow local, state, and national guidelines must be submitted.
May 11, 2021 at 5:00pm
Please have your apprenticeship supervisor send an email (firstname.lastname@example.org) stating that you will be working for them this summer along with what project(s) you will be involved with during the apprenticeship.
Please attach a copy of your resume. Include any related classes, projects, and activities.
Please write an essay that answers the following questions:
1. What art form(s) do you participate in?
2. Why are you interested in pursuing a career in the arts?
3. Why are you choosing this apprenticeship?
4. What do you hope to learn this summer?
These may also be emailed to email@example.com
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